The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order; a Series of His Epistolatory Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published: the Whole Exhibiting a View of Literature and Literary Men in Great-Britain, for Near Half a Century During which He Flourished, Том 2
W. Andrews and L. Blake, and Cushing and Appleton, Salem, 1807
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Consider , Sir , by buying St. Kilda , you may keep the people from falling into
worse hands . We must give them a clergyman , and he shall be one of Beattie's
choosing . He shall be educated at Marischal College . I'll be your Lord
I cannot wish well to a popular election of the clergy , when I consider that it
occasions such animosities , such unworthy courting of the people , such
slanders between the contending parties , and other disadvantages . It is enough
to allow the ...
... petition to Parliament for removing the subscription to the Thirty - nine Articles .
Johnson . “ It was soon thrown out . Sir , they talk of not making boys at the
University subscribe to what they do not understand ; but they ought to consider ,
Why , Sir , you are to consider that the manner and some particular phrases of
person do much to impress you with an idea of him , and you are not sure that he
would say what the mimick says in his character . ” BOSWELL . “ I don't think
Why , Sir , consider how much easier it is to learn a language by the ear , than by
any marks . Sheridan's Dictionary may do very well ; but you cannot always carry
it about with you : and , when you want the word , you have not the Dictionary .
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